Information from our libraries
During this challenging time, we will do our best to keep the community updated about our libraries through this guide.
Current Library Hours
Though our buildings are closed, Yeshiva University Libraries continue to offer services and resources for remote teaching, learning, and research.
Online Service Hours:
- Sunday, 12:00 - 6:00 pm
- Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Friday; 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Services Available to YU Students
Here is a current list of services available to YU Students:
Meet with a Librarian virtually - Schedule a virtual Zoom meeting with a YU librarian for your research and course needs.
Live Chat – with a YU Librarian in real time regarding your library needs (Sunday, 12:00 - 9:00 pm; Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm; Friday; 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Online renewals – Books can be renewed online.
Free Database and E-book Access
The following databases e-book collections can be accessed for free during this time:
All Booklist and Booklink content on www.booklistonline.com is now freely available until further notice.
World Scientific Publishing is granting free access to their new title "Prevention and Control of COVID-19"
Additional Scholarly Resources During COVID-19
Many publishers have made information available for free during this time. Browse through these journals and articles for helpful information:
A collection of articles on infectious diseases, epidemics, computational epidemiology, and pandemics.
The dataset contains all COVID-19 and coronavirus-related research (e.g. SARS, MERS, etc.).
This Information Portal has been created to support the immediate need for trusted information. It is comprised of news feeds and resources from trusted bodies of authority.
Free access is provided to the following books and journal articles to help build knowledge and understanding of how we navigate the spread of communicable diseases.
Information on COVID-19, pandemics and management.
Information on total cases and deaths in each country.
Elsevier’s health and medical research on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and COVID-19
Articles related to COVID-19 prevention current news.
Videos on coronavirus studies
Latest information on the COVID-19 global pandemic.
Important news and useful guidance on the coronavirus outbreak to help readers understand the pandemic.
Content from online resources and leading journals accessible to assist researchers, medical professionals, policy makers, and others who are working to address this health crisis.
Epidemiology, Health Policy and Administration, Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Equity and the Culture of Health, Aging, Bioethics, and Health Promotion.
COVID-19 related research articles from our journals, as well as additional commentary and relevant books on this topic.
Links and references to relevant COVID-19 research articles, book chapters and information that can be freely accessed on Taylor & Francis Online and Taylor & Francis ebooks in support of the global efforts in diagnosis, treatment, prevention and further research into COVID-19.
Clinical Effectiveness COVID-19 Resources
Relevant research articles, book chapters and major references freely available in support of the global efforts in diagnosis, treatment, prevention. Includes further research in this disease and similar viral respiratory infections.